The chairperson of Infosys ,Sudha Murthy has come forward with a kind gesture of a helping hand for the flood victims in North Karnataka.
Asianet reported. ‘The 68-year-old Padma Shri recipient has donated Rs 10 crore for flood relief in the state’.
For over last five days, Southern and Western India have been flooding due to constant rain.The nature has destroyed almost everything which came to it’s path.
A red alert has been declared by the state government in many parts of the state The Karnataka . Till now, 28,880 people have been evacuated from 51 flood-hit taluks who are shifted to 273 relief camps in the regions. The NDRF team, Disaster management team including fire and emergency personnel are moving people from flood-affected areas to safety.
In Northern Karnataka 42 people have lost their lives. Some 5 lakhs people have been displaced across the state so far. According to reports, the rains have begun easing out, and water level is decreasing.
Murthy has led by example in several previous happenings too. Most recently, she had distributed Rs. 10 Lakh each to the families of the martyrs who lost their lives in Pulwama attack.